Mukilteo Lighthouse Sketched – Featured Art Print

About 3.5 years ago, I featured a sketched art print of the Mukilteo Lighthouse, which was just the lighthouse structure itself. I had also sketched a different perspective of the compound that I did not include in that post. I had almost forgotten about that particular viewpoint until I came across it the other day. The photograph it was based on was taken as the ferry from Whidbey island, Washington was docking at Mukilteo (Mukilteo is north of Seattle and south of Everett). The structures look like little doll houses and you actually have all three structures in this print. The two little “homes” actually flag the small lighthouse. I really liked the perspective of this composition and the sketching technique as it creates a rustic and romantic look.

The lighthouse is a working lighthouse with the ferry dock right next door and sits on Possession Sound. The structure was opened in 1906 and for more information on Wikipedia, click here.

“Mukilteo Lighthouse And The Dock”

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24 thoughts on “Mukilteo Lighthouse Sketched – Featured Art Print

    1. Kirt D Tisdale Post author

      Thanks Darlene….since you’ve been there….the buildings do look like doll houses don’t they ? Happy New Year to you and your family! Hope your time back with family and friends in Canada was good!!

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  1. Teagan R. Geneviene

    It’s a lovely print, Kirt. I’m amazed by how you captured the rain. Terrific work.
    The darker side of the writer in me wants to know more about any place called Possession Sound (geographical “sound” has always been intriguing to me even with out that). What a story setting it would make! Happy New Year hugs.

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